Category Archives: Helen Fisher Smith

June 24, 1932

Fri., 24   Morning devotions.  Cool. Ben leaves early for home. Mend more stockings. Write to Helen, Anna & Alfred Knopf. We go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, also green peas & Lake-sucker. Letters from Helen & … Continue reading

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June 23, 1932

Thurs., 23  Morning devotions.  Grace getting ready for a trip to Concord. Ben comes at 8-30. He & Grace leave at 9 o’clock. Write cousin Fay. Letters from Anna & Sister Helen, also Earl Kelley. Wilma sweeps & dusts the … Continue reading

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June 13, 1932

Mon., 13  Morning devotions.  Sort papers. Do the morning work. Write Helen & Gertrude. Finish my summer silk.

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June 11, 1932

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. A beautiful day & quite warm. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Also  from Phillis (sic) Fergus. Dumas cleans up for Sunday. I make a rhubarb pie, get dinner & sew on my dress. Fit a … Continue reading

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June 5, 1932

Sun., 5  Letter from Anna. Get a chicken dinner with dumplings & strawberry shortcake. Get tired. Grace attends church. Have a ride, a short call on Hattie Taylor, who tells me Addie has lost her pension. Write Ruth, Helen, Ben … Continue reading

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May 29, 1932

Sun., 29  Get downstairs a little late. Grace has a letter from Ruth who says Helen is there to visit her. Do the morning work. Get the sermon from Montreal. Karl & family come to dinner. Get dinner. Get a … Continue reading

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May 28, 1932

Sat., 28  Morning devotions.  Dumas helping out. She is growing old. I make a rhubarb pie & bake it too long. Ride in the new car after dinner. George & Frances come into supper. She is keeping house for him … Continue reading

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